Where is Balscote?

Balscote is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, four miles west of the town of Banbury, 23 miles north of the major city of Oxford, and 68 miles north-west of London. Balscote lies two miles south of the Warwickshire border. Balscote falls within the district council of Cherwell, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX15 postcode district. The post town for Balscote is Banbury.

Balscote on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Balscote
Location of Balscote within the UK

Which county is Balscote in?

Balscote is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Oxfordshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyOxfordshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is Balscote in Oxfordshire?

Balscote is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Oxfordshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Oxfordshire.

Location of Balscote within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Balscote?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Balscote is OX15 6JJ.

Where is Balscote in OX15?

Balscote is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the OX15 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the OX15 postcode district.

Location of Balscote within OX15

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What is the post town for Balscote?

The post town for Balscote is Banbury. Balscote is in the OX15 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Banbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Balscote?

The centre of Balscote is located at position 52.07187° latitude and -1.43156° longitude.

Latitude52.07187°
Longitude-1.43156°

What is the easting and northing of Balscote?

The centre of Balscote is located at the grid reference easting 439059 and northing 241653 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting439059
Northing241653

What are the nearest towns to Balscote?

Position of Balscote relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Balscote to the centre of the town.

4m
Balscote is 4 miles west of Banbury
8m
Balscote is 8 miles east of Shipston-on-Stour
10m
Balscote is 10 miles north-east of Chipping Norton
13m
Balscote is 13 miles west of Brackley
13m
Balscote is 13 miles south of Southam
13m
Balscote is 13 miles north-east of Moreton-in-Marsh
14m
Balscote is 14 miles north of Charlbury
14m
Balscote is 14 miles south of Whitnash
14m
Balscote is 14 miles south-east of Stratford-upon-Avon
15m
Balscote is 15 miles east of Chipping Campden

What are the nearest cities to Balscote?

Position of Balscote relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Balscote to the centre of the city.

23m
Balscote is 23 miles north of Oxford
23m
Balscote is 23 miles south of Coventry
35m
Balscote is 35 miles south-east of Birmingham
35m
Balscote is 35 miles east of Worcester
38m
Balscote is 38 miles north-east of Gloucester
41m
Balscote is 41 miles south of Leicester
45m
Balscote is 45 miles south of Lichfield
46m
Balscote is 46 miles south-east of Wolverhampton
52m
Balscote is 52 miles north-west of St Albans
55m
Balscote is 55 miles east of Hereford